25 Sept 2022

Kildare Death Notices for today: Wednesday, August 17

Kildare Death Notices for today: Wednesday, August 17

RIP to the late Jim Prendergast, Carmel Bird and Joe McBride

The death has occurred of Carmel BIRD (née Hickey)
Naas, Kildare

The death occurred of Carmel Bird (née Hickey) on 14 August 2022 at her home at Fir Road, Doune, Perthshire, Scotland, in the loving care of her family.


Carmel will be sadly missed by her husband Richard, by her daughters Evelyn, Louise and Claire, by her son-in-law Eoin, by her grand-daughter Freya and by her sisters Maura and Gabrielle and her brother Stan (and the McQuillan, Coughlan and Hickey families). Carmel was a daughter of Michael and Norah Hickey of St Michael’s Terrace, Naas.


Carmel’s funeral will take place next week in Scotland. A memorial liturgy will be held in Naas at a later date.

The death has occurred of Elizabeth (Betty) Corrigan (née Murphy)
Coldwells, Ballymore Eustace, Kildare

Corrigan, (nee Murphy) Elizabeth, (Betty) Coldwells, Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare. Died peacefully on August 15th, 2022, at Tallaght Hospital. Predeceased by her beloved husband Frank. Sadly missed by her loving family, her sons Andrew and John, daughters Mary, Elizabeth, Frances, Anne, Bernadette and Róisin, grandchildren, great granddaughter, brother Billy, sisters Bridie and Patricia, sons in law, daughters in law, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, and friends. Predeceased by her brothers Séamus and Eddie.


May her gentle soul Rest in Peace

The death has occurred of Hazel Martin
Beatty Park, Celbridge, Kildare / Lucan, Dublin

Martin, Hazel, Beatty Park, Celbridge, Co. Kildare and late of Lucan, Co. Dublin, August 13th 2022, suddenly, but peacefully at home, deeply regretted by her loving partner Ron and his daughter Elaine, children Alan, Ken and Laura, daughters-in-law Kara and Sarah, grandchildren Kayla, Aaron, Kaden and Chloe, brothers Derek and Mikey, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Rest In Peace


Hazel will be reposing at Oliver Reilly's Funeral Home, Leinster St., Maynooth ( Eircode : W23V99E ) on Thursday from 6pm to 8pm. Removal from the Funeral Home on Friday at approx. 9:15am to arrive at St. Patrick's Church, Esker, Lucan for 10am Funeral Mass, followed by committal in Newlands Cross Crematorium at approx. 12 noon. Those who are unable to attend the funeral, please leave a personal message for the family in the condolences section below.


The Funeral Mass can be viewed live on Friday at 10am by clicking on the following link :


The Committal Service can be viewed live on Friday at approx. 12 noon by clicking on the following link :


Oliver Reilly Funeral Directors accept no responsibility for any live webcam interruptions or issues.


Hazel's Funeral Cortége will be passing by her residence in Beatty Park, Celbridge en-route to St. Patrick's Church, Esker, Lucan for friends and neighbours who wish to line the route.


"In life, we loved you dearly, in death we love you still. In our hearts you hold a place, no one else will ever fill".


For all enquiries, please contact Oliver Reilly Ltd. Funeral Directors on (045) 868230.


Reposing at Clarkes Funeral Home, Burgage More, Blessington, Co. Wicklow W91 YN79, on Wednesday, 17th August, from 5.00 to 7.00 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, 18th August, at 11.30 am in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare and interment afterwards in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare.


Ní bheidh a leithéid ann arís ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam


Messages of comfort and support for the family may be placed in the condolence section below.

The death has occurred of Joe McBride
London U.K/, Kildare Town, Kildare

Joe McBride (10th July 2022) Peacefully, at home in London, in his 100th year. Formerly Kildare Town, Co. Kildare. Sadly missed by his loving wife Mary, sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


May Joe Rest In Peace


Reposing at McWeys Funeral Home, Abbeyview, Kildare Town from 1pm on Thursday followed by removal to St. Brigid's Parish Church, Kildare Town, for Requiem Mass at 2pm. Burial afterwards in St. Conleth's Cemetery, Kildare Town. Mass will be live streamed on

The death has occurred of James (Jim) Prendergast
17 Convent View, Athy, Kildare

Husband of the late Mary, father of the late James and brother of the late Pat, Mary and Lily. Deeply regretted by his loving son Ken, brothers Dennis and John, daughter-in-law Connie, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Rest in Peace


Reposing at Rigney's Funeral Home, Athy on Wednesday evening (August 17th) from 6pm until the conclusion of the Rosary at 8pm. Removal at 10.30am on Thursday morning to arrive at St. Michael's Parish Church, Athy for Requiem Mass at 11am, see link Burial afterwards in St. Michael's New Cemetery, Athy. Those who would like to leave a message of condolence for the family may do so in the 'Condolence' section below.

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